New Lenox Man Drowns In Wisconsin RiverA 49-year-old southwest suburban man drowned Friday in the Wisconsin River.
Return Of Swimming Season Prompts Warning About Rip CurrentsThis past weekend marked the unofficial start of summer and the outdoor swimming season, and it was also marked by drownings and water rescues. Benjamin said part of the problem is that too many people think they're better swimmers than they are.
Authorities Search Wisconsin River For Chicago Man, 21Authorities in Columbia County are using sonar to try to find the body of a 21-year-old Chicago man who disappeared in the Wisconsin River near Wisconsin Dells.
Wisconsin Cracks Down On Public Sex At Nude BeachOfficials have long turned a blind eye to the crowds in their birthday suits at a Wisconsin River beach, but they’ve been drawing the line lately at public sex.